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Chapleau Cree First Nation
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Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Chapleau Cree First Nation
  • Closest air service is through the Chapleau Airport located 3 km SE of community along Hwy 101
  • Postal services are provided at the Canada Post postal station in town of Chapleau
  • Offers local businesses including the Band-owned Pimii Kamik Gas Bar, Chapleau Cree Small Engine Repair shop and Chi-Bannock Chip Wagon
  • Publishes a monthly community newsletter
  • Administers Mukeso House, a six-unit Senior's Complex
  • Provides on-reserve recreational facilities including a ball diamond, a beach and a small park area
  • Maintains the residential school cemetery which includes annual site maintenance and ceremonies
  • Chapleau Cree territory includes the Chapleau Crown Game Preserve which is the largest Crown game preserve in North America

Provides the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Economic Development
  • Education Department
  • Family Support Program
  • Family Well Being Program
  • Fire Department
  • Health Services
  • Health Services, Home and Community Care
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation Program
  • Health Services, National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program
  • Operations and Maintenance
Comments
Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk CouncilPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9
  • Consists of 2 reserves, the 2,510 acre inhabited Fox Lake Reserve and the 270 acre Chapleau 75 Indian Reserve
  • Community is based at the bottom of the Arctic Watershed
  • Closest large urban centre is Timmins, 160 km E of Chapleau Cree First Nation
  • Accessible by road or full air service through the Chapleau Airport
  • All Ontario Works issues must be dealt with in town of Chapleau
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Apr * Mon-Thu 8 am-5 pm, Fri 8 am-12 noon, May-Aug
Eligibility
Members of Chapleau Cree First Nation
Application Process
No application process
Fees
None
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with ramp but no automatic push button doors; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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